Average Teacher Salary in Tempe School District

The average teacher salary in Tempe School District is $38,734.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,370 $16,310 $18,120 $21,510 $27,320 $37,310
Kindergarten $41,250 $30,230 $34,450 $40,450 $47,830 $55,710
Elementary $43,470 $28,990 $34,080 $40,460 $50,750 $61,950
Middle school $38,990 $23,010 $31,150 $38,350 $46,330 $54,580
High school $44,590 $33,110 $36,900 $42,830 $51,810 $61,230

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,572
  • Full time teachers: 871
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 226
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 783
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 80
  • Pre-K Teachers: 9
  • High School Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,051

Financial Statistics for Tempe School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $65,067,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $42,335,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,973,000
  • Total revenue: $121,375,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $58,556,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $70,250,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $19,729,000
  • Expenditures per student: $94,000
  • Total expenditures: $125,039,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $29,069,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,380,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Tempe School District

Elementary Schools within the Tempe School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aguilar School
5800 South Forest Ave
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-730-7100
  • Total: 491
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 85
14 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Arredondo Elementary School
1330 East Carson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 312
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 58
13 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Broadmor Elementary School
311 Aeplacei Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 517
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 81
18 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bustoz School
2020 East Carson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 280
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 45
13 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Carminati School
4001 South Mcallister Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 484
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Curry Elementary School
1974 East Meadow Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 481
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 84
16 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Evans Elementary School
4525 South College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 335
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 47
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Flora Thew Elementary School
2130 East Howe Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-730-7100
  • Total: 532
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 78
14 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Frank Elementary School
8409 South Avenida Del Yaqui
Guadalupe, AZ 85283
480-730-7100
  • Total: 743
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 133
  • 1st grade: 132
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 101
16 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fuller Elementary School
1975 East Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-897-6228
  • Total: 366
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 51
15 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Getz School
625 West Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-897-6233
  • Total: 171
  • Pre-k: 167
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
9 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Holdeman Elementary School
1326 West 18th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-730-7100
  • Total: 638
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 88
16 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hudson Elementary School
1325 East Malibu Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 403
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 51
14 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Laird Elementary School
1500 North Scovel St
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-730-7100
  • Total: 515
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 46
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Meyer Elementary School
2615 South Dorsey Ln
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 58
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Nevitt Elementary School
4525 East St Anne
Phoenix, AZ 85042
480-730-7100
  • Total: 764
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 111
17 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rover Elementary School
1300 East Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-897-7122
  • Total: 524
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
17 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Scales Technology Academy
1115 West 5th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-730-7100
  • Total: 549
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 88
16 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ward Traditional Academy
1965 East Hermosa Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 463
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 64
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 59
20 to 1 23 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Wood School
727 West Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-730-7100
  • Total: 590
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 93
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tempe School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Connolly Middle School
2002 East Concorda Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 852
  • 6th grade: 277
  • 7th grade: 286
  • 8th grade: 289
14 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fees Middle School
1600 East Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-730-7100
  • Total: 880
  • 6th grade: 264
  • 7th grade: 342
  • 8th grade: 274
13 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade
Gililland Middle School
1025 South Beck Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-730-7100
  • Total: 885
  • 6th grade: 288
  • 7th grade: 317
  • 8th grade: 280
15 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mckemy Middle School
2250 South College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 824
  • 6th grade: 277
  • 7th grade: 282
  • 8th grade: 265
15 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
Ward Traditional Academy
1965 East Hermosa Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 463
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 64
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 59
20 to 1 23 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Tempe School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Getz School
625 West Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
480-897-6233
  • Total: 171
  • Pre-k: 167
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
9 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Tempe School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Intervention Learning Program
2228 South Country Club Way
Tempe, AZ 85282
480-730-7100
  • Total: 25
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 12
6 to 1 4 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,687
  • Median family income: $46,070
  • Median male income: $22,657
  • Median female income: $17,853
  • Median income of a renter: $30,007
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,313
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,140 5,705 6,630 7,085 3,000

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